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Louis VanderMolen, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medicine
NOR 1441 Eastlake Ave Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles

Overview

Dr. VanderMolen earned his medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. He performed his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency from Baylor College of Medicine- Texas Medical Center. He then went on to complete two fellowships, the first in hematology at Baylor, and the second in oncology at National Cancer Institute- Clinical Oncology Program.

Awards

Phi Beta Kappa: Elected Member, 1977

Baylor College of Medicine: Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, 1983-1984

Orange County Medical Association: Physician of Excellence Award, 2006-2013

Publications

Dillman RO, Barth NM, VanderMolen LA, Mahdavi K, McClure SE. Should high-dose interleukin-2 still be the preferred treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma? Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2012 Aug; 27(6):337-43. View in: PubMed

Kim B, Dillman RO, Chen P, Hafer R, Cox C, Barth N, Carroll RM, VanderMolen L, Nguyen M, Huang J, Minion A, Plunkett M, Mackintosh R. A retrospective study of induction chemotherapy with docetaxel, cisplatinum, and 5-fluorouracil followed by concurrent radiotherapy with cetuximab in locally advanced head and neck cancer. Am J Otolaryngol. 2012 Jan-Feb; 33(1):93-7. View in: PubMed

Dillman RO, Barth NM, VanderMolen LA, Fong WH, Mahdavi KK, McClure SE. Should high-dose interleukin-2 still be the preferred treatment for patients with metastatic renal cell cancer? Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2011 Jun; 26(3):273-7. View in: PubMed

Dillman RO, Barth NM, VanderMolen LA, Allen K, Beutel LD, Chico S. High-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell rescue for metastatic breast cancer: superior survival for tandem compared with single transplants. Am J Clin Oncol. 2005 Jun; 28(3):281-8. View in: PubMed

Dillman R, Barth N, Vandermolen L, Mahdavi K, Beutel L, de Leon C, DePriest C, Nayak S. Autologous tumor cell line-derived vaccine for patient-specific treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma. Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2004 Oct; 19(5):570-80. View in: PubMed

Dillman RO, O'Connor AA, Simpson L, Barth NM, VanderMolen LA, Vanderplas P. Does continuous-infusion interleukin-2 increase survival in metastatic melanoma? Am J Clin Oncol. 2003 Apr; 26(2):141-5. View in: PubMed

VanderMolen LA, Sheehy PF, Dillman RO. Successful treatment of transitional cell carcinoma of the urethra with chemotherapy. Cancer Invest. 2002; 20(2):206-7. View in: PubMed

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